News & Announcements

Good luck to the over 175 students at the 2016 US History Bee National Championships! Here are the room assignments and standings, which will be updated in real time as scores come in this morning. Have fun! Varsity: Junior Varsity:

Sign up at – this is your last and final chance – good luck!

The 2016 US History Bee National Championships is just around the corner on Friday, April 22, and we’ve extended the registration deadline to Wed., April 13 at 11:59pm EDT! All National Qualifying Exams must be taken by then too – if you wish to take an exam still, please email as  [ Read More ]

The United States History Bee is pleased to announce its official National Median Scores for the 2015-16 National Qualifying Exams for the Varsity and Junior Varsity Divisions: Varsity: A Set – 75 B Set – 85 C Set – 55 Junior Varsity: A Set – 51 B Set – 64  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is well into its third competition year, with hundreds of students having already taken the C Set version of the National Qualifying Exam around the country. Congratulations to our top scorers so far – Eric Wolfsberg of Bethlehem Central High School (Delmar, NY) in the Varsity  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee is set to kick off its third year of American History quiz fun throughout the USA! Our National Qualifying Exams will begin on October 24 at the first high school-level tournaments of the new school year for the National History Bee and Bowl. As in past  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee, sponsored by The National History Bee and Bowl (NHBB), held its second annual National Championships on Friday, April 24 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. 194 students (102 Varsity, 92 Junior Varsity – representing a nearly 70% increase from last year) competed throughout 6  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee 2015 National Championships deadline has been extended through Monday, April 13 at 11:59pm EDT. After that, there is no guarantee you will be admitted to the draw. Likewise, any students taking a proctored National Qualifying Exam as a last chance to qualify for Nationals must also  [ Read More ]

The US History Bee National Median Scores for the A Set Version of the National Qualifying Exam have now been posted. Students who scored above a 59.5 in the Varsity Division or 50 or better in the Junior Varsity Division qualify for the National Championships. There were 5 students who  [ Read More ]

The Official National Median Scores for the US History Bee National Qualifying Exam are now available for the B and C Set versions of the Exam for the Varsity and Junior Varsity Divisions. These are as follows: B Set: Varsity – 58 Junior Varsity – 41.5      C Set: Varsity –  [ Read More ]